|A double opening or triple writing box of c 1870 made in India
from rosewood inlaid all over with ivory, the top edged with a
chevron pattern of ebony and ivory and with countersunk handles and brass
The upper part has pockets for letters.
The lower part opens down to a velvet covered writing slope.
For further information on the background see The
Online Box Book.
The box has a wax finish and is overall in very good original
Indian circa 1870
The box is 15.5 inches long 10 wide and
5.75 tall (when